Beaser American composer Robert Beaser has been compared to American composer Samuel Barber -- not just because they both have compositions titled "Souvenirs," but also for their attraction to Americana. Pianist Emmanuel Ax and clarinetist Richard Stolzman perform four movements from Beaser's "Souvenirs."
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American composer Robert Beaser has been compared to American composer Samuel Barber — not just because they both have compositions titled "Souvenirs," but also for their attraction to Americana. Pianist Emmanuel Ax and clarinetist Richard Stolzman perform four movements from Beaser's "Souvenirs."